The Complete Walker III: The Joys and Techniques of Hiking and Backpacking

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Knopf, 1984 - Sports & Recreation - 668 pages
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Filled with first-hand knowledge and sage advice on prices, quality and availability of equipment, changes in the backcountry, and the state of mind that Fletcher captures as no one else has. Another classic.

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Review: The New Complete Walker: The Joys and Techniques of Hiking and Backpacking

User Review  - John Brooke - Goodreads

This book was my family's bible and source of reference for self propelling us into the natural world on our own 2 feet Read full review

Review: The New Complete Walker: The Joys and Techniques of Hiking and Backpacking

User Review  - Billiam - Goodreads

Ignoring the outdated technical info, a few enjoyable hours may be spent browsing this book for gems of practical advice such as 'Gravy masculates any stew'. Read full review

Contents

HOUSE ON YOUR BACK
13
Foundations
52
Walls
100
Copyright

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About the author (1984)

Colin Fletcher was born in Wales and educated in England. He lives in Carmel Valley, California.

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